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40kW System Highway Meats Torrensville

Highway Meats - Torrensville

The Results

$64,342 Starting annual power bill

$42,771 New annual power bill*

$21,571 Annual Savings ($)*

34% Annual Savings (%)*

3.2 Payback Years*

31% ROI*

*This is an estimate

Case Study: Highway Meats - Torrensville

With a combined 50 years of experience in the meat and hospitality industries, Highway Meat was launched in 1998 to provide specialised value-added fresh meat and poultry products to local and regional restaurants, cafes, clubs and hotels. The company moved to their new Torrensville premises – a modern state-of-the-art factory to provide more efficient service.

Case Study: Highway Meats - Torrensville

Following an Engineering Energy Audit undertaken by Energy Buster, the following elements met ROI parameters and were deployed: 37.5kVAr power factor correction unit, full LED lighting upgrade, air-con and refrigeration optimisation, 44kW SunPower solar system and bill re-engineering.


  • Energy costs were rising rapidly
  • After installing first lot of solar did not think could save more
  • Surprised with holistic approach knocking out another third